Arts and Culture

StoryCorps: Danny and Annie on WXXI-TV

Tue, 08/17/2010 - 10:00pm

The renowned oral-history project brings stories to visual life in six documentary shorts. Danny and Annie kick off the series Tuesday, August 17, and airs during POV's Salt.


At Close Range with National Geographic

Mon, 08/30/2010 - 8:00pm

An intimate profile of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore on the job and at home.

Documenting the Face of America: Roy Stryker and the FSA/OWI Photographers

Mon, 08/30/2010 - 7:00pm

This film brings to life the remarkable stories behind the legendary group of New Deal-sponsored photographers who captured the face of Depression-era America.

What Would You Like to Ask Ken Burns?

Filmmaker Ken Burns visits Rochester's George Eastman House for a sold-out event this Friday. Your question could be asked as part of the discussion.

Youth Inmate Art Unveiled

Artwork created by local teen inmates as part of a unique arts education program was unveiled in Rochester.

Optics in Focus on WXXI-TV's Need to Know Rochester

A number of high school teachers returned to the classroom this week—this time as students in optics.

Masterpiece Mystery! Inspector Lewis: Counter Culture Blues on WXXI-TV

Sun, 08/29/2010 - 9:00pm

Joanna Lumley guest stars a musician, a dead musician?

The Rochester I Know: Mitch Miller on WXXI-TV

Sun, 08/08/2010 - 6:00pm

WXXI remembers the late Mitch Miller with a special broadcast of an archived program featuring Mr. Miller.